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Honor 8 hands-on and impressions

Earlier this week, Honor, the US-focused subdivision of Chinese tech giant Huawei, announced a brand new smartphone aimed at young, hip, budget …

5 Big Questions Raised by Game of Thrones' 'Battle of the Bastards'

Is Daenerys coming home? And who's the Big Bad now?<p>The 'Battle of the Bastards' might have left us reeling, but the latest <i>Game of Thrones</i> outing also left us with plenty of questions.<p>We're not just talking about 'How did they pull off those battle scenes on a TV budget?' either, because this …

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Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2016 (Preview Edition)

The release of the latest three versions of SQL Server (2008 R2, 2012 and 2014) has been accompanied by the publication of their respective eBooks. …

bash-handbook

This document was written for those who want to learn Bash without diving in too deeply.<p><b>Tip</b>: Try <b>learnyoubash</b> — an interactive workshopper based on …

5 Apps to Give Your Phone Extra Superpowers

If you’re wanting to go beyond the basic stuff everyone does with their phone—either by extending its capabilities or by taking more control over …

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Android Central 2015 Readers' Choice Awards

Thousands of you weighed in over a couple of week on what's changed how you work and play. These are what replaced the devices on your wrists, in …

How to stop Android apps running in the background

A frustrating problem with any smartphone is a battery that drains faster than you expect. Having to recharge during the day after a full charge overnight is always a sad feeling. Maybe you’ve also noticed your device slowing down, too. The problems often have the same cause.<p>Background apps can use …

Android 6.0 Marshmallow features

It seems like not all that long ago Marshmallow was the latest and greatest thing. These days, more and more phones are switching to Nougat, and Android O is just around the corner. Still, if you have an older device or a lower-end phone — Android 6.0 might be as good as it gets. For those that …

Erlang Programming Quick-Start with Hello-World on GNU/Linux

<b>How-to Install Erlang on Linux Distros</b><p><b>Erlang SetUp for Linux</b><p>Open a <b>Shell Terminal</b> emulator window <br>(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)<p><b>Create an Erlang</b> …

10 best Android apps released in 2015!

We’re nearing the end of 2015 and it’s time to take a long, hard look at the Android apps that made the biggest impact this year. It was a big year with large projects leaving beta and gigantic holes in the Android apps ecosystem that have been filled. These selections were not made lightly, and …

Refining Linux

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What is the best phone? Announcing Best of Android 2015!

What is the best phone? The one that beats all others? The best of the best that money can buy? Which should you ask Father Christmas for this year?<p>If you’re a tech aficionado, this is probably a question that you’re asked quite often. We know we are. Because we’re often asked for advice on what …

Rooting your phone? A few things to think about - Android customization

Our Android customization series has, sometimes painstakingly, dedicated itself to non-root tools, tips and tricks to get the most out of your Android device. Today that changes. Last week we showed you how to replace a worn out USB port or headphone jack on a Nexus 7 tablet. That same tablet has …

Understanding *NIX Login Scripts — SitePoint

Have you ever faced a scenario where you needed to set an environment variable or run a program to alter your shell or desktop environment, but …

How to summarize detailed system resource usage for given command on a Linux or Unix

How do I determine the system resource usage during of execution of a particular command on a Linux, OS X Unix, BSD and Unix-like operating system?

Find your lost device with Android Device Manager

Losing your smartphone can be a <i>big</i> problem, especially if you have pertinent data on it, such as bank information, passwords, personal addresses, and …

[HowTo] Master the FIND command on Linux – cyrill

I don’t know why, but most of people learn first how to use <b>grep</b> command before trying to use <b>find</b>. After seeing a very good topic about find command, …

How To: Linux Basics for the Aspiring Hacker: Archiving & Compressing Files

When using Linux, we often need to install new software, a script, or numerous large files. To make things easier on us, these files are usually …

Five good reasons to be excited for Snapdragon 820

Qualcomm’s finalized the Snapdragon 820 hardware, the software is ready, and now we just need to see devices. Turns out, though, that there’s more …

Motorola Droid Turbo 2 vs Moto X Style (Pure Edition) quick look

Motorola and Verizon Wireless took the wraps off of the new additions to their Droid series of smartphones yesterday, with Verizon users now having two new devices to choose from, the Droid Turbo 2 and the Droid Maxx 2, with the former being the more high-end of the new offerings. Motorola followed …

Nexus 6P review: Google tempts away this iPhone owner

I gave up on Android some time ago, after a six month stint with the Nexus 5. I was a long time user of Google’s devices, but Apple was consistently beating even the best flagship Nexus phones on performance, camera and phone build every year.<p>Now, two years on, I’m revisiting Android for the first …

The LG Nexus 5X review

For a lot of Nexus fans, the original LG Nexus 5 is like a folk hero. The stories we tell after the phone has been replaced and shelved with the …

Huawei Nexus 6P review

We've put the Nexus 6P through the paces, and it's time for a review. Hooray for reviews!<p>For the past few years Google has tried to build a phone …

BlackBerry’s $699 Android gambit is too much too late

Of all the big companies that were selling mobile phones before the iPhone, every one has now either moved to making Android phones or left the market. BlackBerry was the last remaining holdout, but now it too has an Android handset in the offing, and if that goes sour, it too could be departing …

Latest Android update is most refined yet, with powerful new Now on Tap features and extensive app permission control giving the power back to the users<p>The latest version of Android boosts battery life and adds new advanced search features making it Google’s most polished operating system …

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How smartphone companies are screwing with your Android phone

That's because phone makers add their own software features, or "skins," on top of the pure version of Android so that they can differentiate themselves from other phone brands.<p>Unfortunately, while some skins add great features that you wouldn't find on any other phone brand's phone, it also means …

Surface Book review: The ultimate laptop, even if it isn't perfect

For years, Microsoft has been telling us that the future of PCs was actually the tablet. The Surface Pro in particular is powerful enough that it could truly keep pace with your laptop, and Microsoft hasn't been shy about comparing it to the MacBook Air. The message seemed clear: The Surface Pro …

Nexus 6P review: the best Android phone

The Nexus 6P is a premium phone.<p>"Premium" is a funny word when it comes to phones. It's as though everybody in the business of judging them got together in a secret cabal to come up with the most awkward language possible to describe the set of ineffable qualities that separates the very best …